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 This day in History - January 20
420 Historic Events for January 20
1921

Turkey declared in remnants of Ottoman Empire

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1921

Mountain Autonomous Republic established in RSFSR

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1921

Bernt Engelmann, Germany, writer

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1922

Arthur Honegger's ballet "Skating Rink" premieres, Paris

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1922

Ray Anthony, Penn, orch leader (Ray Anthony Show, Peter Gunn Theme)

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1922

Lord James Hanson, English industrialist/House of Lords (Conservative)

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1924

Yvonne Loriod, Houilles France, pianist

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1925

Eugen Gomringer, writer

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1925

Edwin Gordon, NYC, VOA correspondant

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1925

E Cardenal, writer

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1925

USSR and Japan sign treaty of Peking, Seychelles back to USSR

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1925

George Connol, NFL Hall-of-Famer

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1926

2nd German govt of Luther begins

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1926

Robert L Van Citters, cardiology/advisory panelist/UW dean

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1926

David Eugene Tudor, Phila Penn, composer

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1926

Michael Higgins, Brooklyn NY, actor (1918, Wanda, Black Stallion)

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1926

Patricia Neal, Packard Ky, actress (Hud, Subject Was Roses)

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1927

Olivier Strebelle, Belgian sculptor/ceramist

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1927

Geoffrey WT Atkins, British World Champion racket player (1954-72)

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1928

Peter Donat, Kentville Nova Scotia, (Flamingo Road, Different Story)

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1928

William Berger, Austria, actress (Adventure of Hercules)

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1928

Martin Landau, Bkln NY, actor (Mission Impossible, Tucker, Space 1999)

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1929

1st feature talking motion picture taken outdoors, "In Old Arizona"

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1929

Arte Johnson, Chicago Ill, comedian (Laugh-in, Don't Call Me Charlie)

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1930

1st radio broadcast of "Lone Ranger" (WXYZ-Detroit)

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